University Of Bergamo

Introduction

The University of Bergamo is located in Lombardia, a region in Northern Italy with more than 10 million inhabitants and one of the regions with the highest GDP pro capita in Europe. With a history older than the foundation of Rome, Bergamo grew as a key town in Mediaeval times and is now a bridge between Western and Eastern Europe: its airport is the Southern Europe hub for Ryanair and other low-cost airlines, turning over 9 million passengers in 2012. The University of Bergamo is a State University with about 16,000 students (undergraduates and graduates), and more than 300 Ph.D. students. The number of students is increasing each year, with a 7% growth rate per year between 2001 and 2011. A staff of 656 members (331 professors & researchers, 95 assisting academic staff, 230 administrative and technical staff) provides a dynamic scientific and teaching environment open to innovations. The 7 Departments and the Research centers of the University of Bergamo are strictly intertwined in the town life. They are grouped in three campuses located in three different areas: Campus of Economics and Law

  • in the City of Bergamo
  • at walking distance from the train station

Campus of Humanities in the Mediaeval Upper town Campus of Engineering

  • in Dalmine, the industrial outskirts of Bergamo
  • inside the science park "Kilometro Rosso"

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Italian

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Master's Degree in Business Administration, Professional and Managerial Accounting (taught in Italian or in English)

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The AAG curriculum is designed to motivate and inspire students to think and search for innovative responses to changes in the contemporary societal, business and organisational context. [+]

The Master's Degree in Business Administration, Professional and Managerial Accounting is part of the International programme of the University of Bergamo and is organized in two curricula, one taught in Italian and the other one in English:

Economia aziendale, direzione amministrativa e professione (EADAP) [taught in Italian] Accounting, Accountability and Governance (AAG) [taught in English] that includes, two 'Majors': Financial Accounting for International Professionals (FAIP) Sustainability, Accountability and Governance (SAG) ADMISSION INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

In order to be admitted to the curriculum taught in English applicants are required knowledge of English corresponding to level B2, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Applicants should submit to an individual interview in order to test if they satisfy the admission requirements. For information on how to apply, pre-enrolment form, admission test and enrolment, please follow the links below:... [-]


Master in Clinical Psychology for Individuals, Families and Organizations ( Taught in English)

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The purpose of the Degree is to prepare a new professional psychologist who is capable of dealing not only with the personal problems of individuals, couples, and families but also with work-related problems, their development in enterprises, institutions, and non-profit organizations. [+]

Objectives

The purpose of the Degree is to prepare a new professional psychologist who is capable of dealing not only with the personal problems of individuals, couples, and families but also with work-related problems, their development in enterprises, institutions, and non-profit organizations.

Aside from lectures, courses are characterized by active learning through exercises, role plays, and group work. Students will be given the tools to work in macro-social contexts, to promote a satisfactory balance between the needs of individual empowerment and business objectives, taking into account the sustainable development of business in both national and international contexts.

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Master in Economics and Global Markets (taught in English )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

EGM is a master course designed to meet the growing demand of those students who seek a degree that combines a solid training in Economics and Quantitative Techniques with a thorough knowledge of the European and the global economic and institutional context. [+]

Objectives

EGM is a master course designed to meet the growing demand of those students who seek a degree that combines a solid training in Economics and Quantitative Techniques with a thorough knowledge of the European and the global economic and institutional context.

In the era of information, globalization and of deep institutional changes across Europe and major industrialized economies, students in Economics and Global Markets will learn how to assess the impacts of normative changes, regulations, and institutions that govern the functioning of product, labor and financial markets. The main objectives of the analysis are the performances of public and private enterprises, as well as the growth prospects of countries and organizations.... [-]


Master in Management, Finance and International Business ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The Management, Leadership and Marketing (MLM) program addresses management issues faced by organizations (large companies and small and medium enterprises), in order to compete in challenging markets, and overcome recession period. [+]

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MD Management, Finance and International Business

Master's degree program: Management, finanza e International Business / Management, Finance and International Business

Class: LM-77 - Economics and Business Studies

Students attending the Master of science in Management, Finance and International Business can choose between two curricula both taught in Italian and in English:

Management, Leadership and Marketing (MLM) International Business and Finance (IBF) CURRICULUM IN MANAGEMENT, LEADERSHIP AND MARKETING (MLM): GENERAL INFORMATION

For any further information about the curriculum in Management, Leadership and Marketing (MLM) you may contact prof. Daniela Andreini. ... [-]


Master in Planning and Management of Tourism Systems (Taught in English )

Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

Planning and Management of Tourism Systems is part of the International programme of the University of Bergamo and is organised in two Master courses taught in Italian and in English. [+]

OBJECTIVES To reach high level competence that allows graduate students to work in the tourism and hospitality industries and services, as well as in the promotion and development of innovative tourism products and of cultural events To give graduate students the ability to analyse tourism in terms of multiscale territorial processes and in the context of contemporary mobility, in the framework of national and European legislation To offer the ability of defining the anthropologic-geographical features and cultural venues of touristic sites, in order to promote sustainability through the principles of participation and social empowerment To understand the methodology of research for planning regional and touristic development and value major theoretical concepts relevant to business To offer skills, as well as digital and cartographic tools, for planning and co-ordination of cultural and environmental tourism projects within the public administration To teach the basic skills for the development, management and promotion of cultural products relevant to travel and tourism representations (narratives, blogs, film, video-clips, brochures, TV scripts, web-sites). CAREER OPPORTUNITIES High-level positions of responsibility requiring the ability to work in centralized and decentralized government institutions, in the fields of tourism, culture, cultural heritage and the environment as well as in the development of local cultural products Managerial activities concerning the valorization of the cultural heritage and environment Planner of cultural and leisure events, both on a large and a small scale Planning of tourist services, with focus on sustainable and responsible tourism and to the dynamics of contemporary mobility Cultural analyst and... [-]

Master’s degree in Building Engineering ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The two-year Master in Building Engineering aims at forming professional individuals with extensive multi-disciplinary expertises, able to operate in the Building compartment. The course completes the education achieved by the 1st-level graduate, by supplying higher-order competences for direct insertion in the job market or for further education in specialised contexts or advanced scientific and technological sectors. [+]

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

The two-year Master in Building Engineering aims at forming professional individuals with extensive multi-disciplinary expertises, able to operate in the Building compartment. The course completes the education achieved by the 1st-level graduate, by supplying higher-order competences for direct insertion in the job market or for further education in specialised contexts or advanced scientific and technological sectors.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

The main professional opportunities could be outlined as follows: senior chartered engineer or consultant, building and structural designer (including for dynamic and seismic engineering problems), restoration technician, project manager, employee at engineering and construction companies, real estate agencies, private and public administrations and institutions.... [-]


Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The courses aims to provide students with the necessary competencies to be able to operate as an autonomous clinical psychologist. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The courses aim to provide students with the necessary competencies to be able to operate as an autonomous clinical psychologist. The course provides:

Instruction on the theories, methods, techniques, and dynamics of clinical psychology including its evolutionary and social components and epistemological foundations; Training in the main types of clinical therapies directed towards individuals, couples, families, groups, and organizations; Comprehensive grounding in operational tools that distinguish each type of therapy and a knowledge of the issues and ethics involved in the work of a clinical psychologist; The ability to work in the field providing evaluations, diagnosis, preliminary overviews, and consultancy; The ability to assess the quality and efficiency of previous evaluations of a patient; A written and oral proficiency in English or another EU language apart from Italian. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ... [-]

Master’s degree in Communication, Information, Publishing ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: The aim of the course is to provide the competencies needed: to recognize, analyze and create texts and multimedia content as well as to deal with their organization; to collect and process information through critical thinking and by employing adequate media and technical tools; etc. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The aim of the course is to provide the competencies needed:

to recognize, analyze and create texts and multimedia content as well as to deal with their organization; to collect and process information through critical thinking and by employing adequate media and technical tools; to project and manage the content of both internal and external communication in private companies and public administration; to provide a sound cultural and linguistic knowledge as well as a good working method, through internship and work experiences in the fields of publishing, information, and communication. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Traditional, on- and off-line, multimedia publishing; The press, radio, television; Press and public relations offices; Communication and advertising agencies; Cultural institutions, museums, theatres; Companies, private and public administration. ADMISSION ... [-]

Master’s degree in Comparative Modern Culture ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: The acquisition of a full understanding of the history, philological study and criticism of Western art and literature; The comparative study of these traditions from a comparative point-of-view, paying attention to the contact and interconnections between the major Western European and American cultural traditions, from classical era to present day; ... [+]

OBJECTIVES The acquisition of a full understanding of the history, philological study and criticism of Western art and literature The comparative study of these traditions from a comparative point-of-view, paying attention to the contact and interconnections between the major Western European and American cultural traditions, from classical era to present day The synchronic and diachronic study of works that may be distant in time, space, culture and genre, using the theory and methodology of comparative studies. CAREER OPPORTUNITES

The course aims to produce an adaptable professional, capable of teaching literature and of continuing literary and historical reserch and also of working in qualified posts requiring a thorough comparative understanding of the most important contemporary cultures (posts in the areas of publishing and communications, journalism, public relations, literary and specialist translation) or those requiring the knowledge of new communication theories and technologies (in the areas of archives, libraries, public arts administration, cultural centres and foundations and specialist cultural study unit, public and private, in Italy and abroad).... [-]


Master’s degree in Computer Engineering ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The course provides skills considered fundamental for the profession, but also addresses specific skills. The goal is to train an engineer with expertise in the areas of computer systems, information systems, industrial automation and information technology, advanced hardware and software architectures, control of processes and electronic systems. [+]

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

The course provides skills considered fundamental for the profession, but also addresses specific skills. The goal is to train an engineer with expertise in the areas of computer systems, information systems, industrial automation and information technology, advanced hardware and software architectures, control of processes and electronic systems. Graduates will be able to use these skills in the design of computer systems and use of advanced information technologies for industrial automation.

The curricula provided are:

Networked Information Systems Industrial Informatics Mechatronics JOB OPPORTUNITIES Computer industries Industries for automation and robotics Businesses operating in the area of information systems and computer networks Service companies Industries with high use of tools and services. ADMISSION ... [-]

Master’s degree in European and Pan-American Languages and Literatures (taught in Italian)

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: To acquire a thorough knowledge of the history of literature and the culture of European and American civilizations from various viewpoints; Fluency in at least one of the main languages spoken in Europe and the Americas, etc. [+]

OBJECTIVES To acquire a thorough knowledge of the history of literature and the culture of European and American civilizations from various viewpoints Fluency in at least one of the main languages spoken in Europe and the Americas Expertise on at least one of the important civilizations of Europe and the Americas The ability to use the main information technology tools. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Planning, co-ordination and cultural mediation as well as specific competence (historical and literary expertise) relating to European and Pan-American cultures and literature, as well as a good theoretical knowledge of their main features.

CURRICULA Education and Methodologies Literary and Cultural Studies (with subjects taught in English) ADMISSION ... [-]

Master’s degree in Human Rights and the Ethics of International Cooperation ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The Master Degree in Human Rights and the Ethics of International Cooperation is the result of a teaching collaboration between the following Departments: Law; Letters and Philosophy; Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods, and it is strictly related to the University Research Center for International Cooperation. [+]

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere (Martin Luther King) Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world (Nelson Mandela)

The Master Degree in Human Rights and the Ethics of International Cooperation is the result of a teaching collaboration between the following Departments: Law; Letters and Philosophy; Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods, and it is strictly related to the University Research Center for International Cooperation.

This Master Degree Program seeks to provide graduates with intellectual tools and practical skills required to function in a multi-faceted and contradictory world of international cooperation. In this global context, strong inequalities between rich and poor countries persist, where institutions, the management of resources and living conditions cannot guarantee the most elementary human rights. The program deals with these problematic issues.... [-]


Master’s degree in Law

Campus Full time 5 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The course provides students with an advanced level of legal training. It encompasses elements of fundamental legal culture and principles, both on a national and international scale and teaches students the skills needed to draft various types of legal documents (regulatory, negotiatory and judicial) including learning how to use the technological tools currently available. [+]

The course provides students with an advanced level of legal training. It encompasses elements of fundamental legal culture and principles, both on a national and international scale and teaches students the skills needed to draft various types of legal documents (regulatory, negotiatory and judicial) including learning how to use the technological tools currently available.

The Laurea Magistrale also instructs students on how to analyse, interpret and evaluate legal questions.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The Second Level Degree in Law (Magistrale) is conferred after a period of five years study and after completing a specialization or a period of practical traineeship experience, the student may embark on the career of lawyer, notary or judge. The degree also leads to high level legal work in socio-economic or political fields. A graduate can gain a career in a public institution, in private companies, both in Italy or internationally or in a union/syndicate. He can act in the field of computing law, international and EU law. The year practical experience can be substituted with a recognised specialization after completion of the Second Level Degree in Law (Magistrale).... [-]


Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

Aim of the course is to provide students with in-depth knowledge on: design and management of industrial production systems; structural and functional design; materials and relevant working technologies; ... [+]

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Aim of the course is to provide students with in-depth knowledge on:

design and management of industrial production systems structural and functional design materials and relevant working technologies modelling and analysis of products and processes life-cycle design and management of plants for energy conversion. Moreover, students can deepen still further some specific topics concerning: energy, biomedical engineering, mechatronics, production, design. JOB OPPORTUNITIES

The postgraduate students can be employed in several industrial fields:

mechanical and electro-mechanical industry energy production and conversion plants' design, installation and testing maintenance and management of machines, production lines, complex systems. ... [-]

Master’s degree in Modern Languages for International Communication and Cooperation (taught in Italian)

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: To acquire a thorough knowledge of at least two of the languages used in international communication; To obtain a knowledge of the cultural, historical, economic and social backgrounds of the countries where the student's chosen languages are spoken; A good basic knowledge of the main social sciences, economic and legal subjects; etc. [+]

OBJECTIVES To acquire a thorough knowledge of at least two of the languages used in international communication. To obtain a knowledge of the cultural, historical, economic and social backgrounds of the countries where the student's chosen languages are spoken. A good basic knowledge of the main social sciences, economic and legal subjects. The ability to use information technology tools. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Positions of responsibility in Italian companies, public administration, non-profit organizations, and charities, local institutions. Positions in international organizations, enterprises concerned with co-operation and development aid. Experts employed in public institutions involved in economic, social and cultural integration. Training of prospective language researchers. CURRICULA ... [-]

Master’s degree in Pedagogical Studies ( taught in Italian )

Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Bergamo

OBJECTIVES: The training of professionals with a high level of competences, able to operate in the research and consultancy sector in educational procedures, the planning of social interventions and training within organizations. [+]

OBJECTIVES The training of professionals with a high level of competences, able to operate in the research and consultancy sector in educational procedures, the planning of social interventions and training within organizations. To provide competences in the planning, coordination, execution, and monitoring of educational interventions and training in intercultural relations also in a non-scholastic sphere. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Co-operation, voluntary work, and the services sector; Research Institutes and Foundations; Organization for planning and social intervention within the territory, as a freelancer, in Public Administration and local educational organizations. CURRICULA Education and Job. Social Vulnerability and Marginality. ADMISSION ... [-]

Master’s degree in Primary Teacher Education

Campus Full time 5 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The course of Scienze della formazione primaria (Primary Teacher Education) lasts five years, at the end of which students would be enabled to the profession of teachers for kindergartens and primary. This means that they would not be required to follow any other enabling course to enter the national examination. [+]

The course of Scienze della formazione primaria (Primary Teacher Education) lasts five years, at the end of which students would be enabled to the profession of teachers for kindergartens and primary. This means that they would not be required to follow any other enabling course to enter the national examination.

The course of study is part of the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, but because of its interdisciplinary nature, it leverages the expertise of all the other departments of our universities and those of leading experts in the world of school.

The study program is not very different from that of other venues offering the SFP course, as it is regulated by the national law. The differentiating factor in our course will be the intense activity that will be carried out in collaboration with schools. Most of the courses will require students to join classes to see what really happens in the classroom, and to reflect on the experience observed scientifically. Furthermore, all of our students will have to study or attend internships abroad in specially affiliated institutions.... [-]


MD International Management, Entrepreneurship and Finance (English)

Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The Master of Science in IMEF, totally taught in English, is the evolution of the English curricula of the Master Degree MAFIB. IMEF is a two-year learning experience that approaches the dynamics of international management, entrepreneurship, and finance. This Master Degree trains students to develop hard and soft skills necessary to become successful managers, entrepreneurs, analysts, and consultants. [+]

The Master of Science in IMEF, totally taught in English, is the evolution of the English curricula of the Master Degree MAFIB. IMEF is a two-year learning experience that approaches the dynamics of international management, entrepreneurship, and finance. This Master Degree trains students to develop hard and soft skills necessary to become successful managers, entrepreneurs, analysts and consultants.

IMEF offers an international environment, providing the opportunity for students to work with international colleagues, professors and managers: more than 20 professors of MAFIB come from primary international universities all over the world: United States, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Austria, France and, of course, Italy. IMEF has strong relationships with Italian and Foreigns firms: each year, students participate in more than 55 internships all over the world (in the EU, in the USA, in Africa and Oceania).... [-]


MD Management Engineering (taught in English or Italian)

Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Bergamo

The Master's Degree in Management Engineering is part of the "International Programs" of the University of Bergamo and it is a two year Course offered both in Italian and in English. The admission criteria are the same for the Italian-taught and the English-taught paths. The choice of the path takes place at pre-enrolment. [+]

The Master's Degree in Management Engineering is part of the "International Programs" of the University of Bergamo and it is a two year Course offered both in Italian and in English. The admission criteria are the same for the Italian-taught and the English-taught paths. The choice of the path takes place at pre-enrolment.

TO WHOM IT IS ADDRESSED

The Course is addressed to students seeking to complement an in-depth knowledge of engineering with the ability to take strategic decisions and tackle organizational issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

The Course aims to develop the students’ entrepreneurial and managerial skills and to provide them with the ability to plan and manage complex systems. The Management Engineer is characterized by strong analytical and decision-making skills coupled with an open and multidisciplinary mindset.... [-]


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